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Material Handler

Purpose

As a family-owned company, it’s the people who continue to make STIHL a successful, world-class brand. STIHL is seeking a highly motivated, passionate Material Handler to join our Sub Assembly team at our corporate headquarters in VA Beach, Virginia!

 

This candidate will ensure the accurate, timely, and consistent specification, distribution, and tracking of materials needed for all manufacturing processes. They will monitor both physical and system inventory levels in order to provide data for issue resolution and to make any adjustments required to maintain accuracy. They will track, request, and obtain production materials as specified or directed. They will also work with Warehouse personnel to provide smooth transition of materials from area to area.

 

Position Highlights include:

  • Competitive Compensation​​​​​​ starting at $19.30 an hour.
  • Extensive Benefits, such as health insurance effective within one month of start, multiple bonus opportunities, 401(k) with company match and PENSION!

Job Duties & Responsibilities

  • Receives designated work orders from Supervisor, leads, or follows other oral and computer instructions to ascertain materials needed to meet production requirements.
  • Completes work in compliance with ISO 14001 and 900, forklift training, and other safety training courses as prescribed.
  • Organizes, prepares, and orders material for manufacturing according to BARCO, SAP, or oral instruction. May personally transfer materials to and from warehouse to production area.
  • Performs data entry into SAP of scrap, production, and inventory corrections to ensure accuracy.
  • Actively involved in continuous improvement events such as Kaizen for this function.
  • Unwraps and bursts delivered pallets and transfers individual items to correct station or other production area using hand and powered industrial trucks.
  • Palletizes completed product and moves to correct position for material transfer.
  • Cleans up and disposes of excess packing material.
  • Follows all defined safety procedures and uses judgment to ensure safe work methods. All work affecting product quality shall be competent on the basis of appropriate education, training, skills, and experience.
  • Conduct planned maintenance of material handling equipment and monitor equipment for other maintenance needs.
  • Performs all related duties as requested.

Specifications

  • High school diploma or equivalent.
  • One year related experience and/or training and two years use of SAP software preferred.
  • Basic computer navigation knowledge but with proficiency in email; preferably Microsoft Outlook Complete in satisfactory manner ISO 14001 and 9000, forklift training, and other safety training courses as prescribed.
  • Uses hands to handle or feel objects, tools, or controls; and reach with hands and arms.
  • Frequent standing, walking, climbing, balancing, stooping, or crouching.
  • Frequent lifting and/or moving up to 25 pounds and occasional lifting and/or moving with mechanized assistance up to 100 pounds.


Nearest Major Market: Virginia Beach